All Jihad, All the Time

While admirably frank about the savagery of many of the Crusaders, Robert Spencer leaves no doubt that apologists for Islam such as John Esposito are full of it when they depict the Crusades as ending centuries of "peaceful coexistence" of Christians, Jews, and Muslims under Islamic rule. To buy this lie is, among other things, to willfully forget how those territories fell under Muslim control in the first place. ​